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Talking Point: The ACA is in a death spiral

Claim: Republicans claim that the Affordable Care Act is in a death spiral. 1,086 more words


Mesabi News reports on MN State Broadband funding issues

Mesabi Daily News reports on how budget talks were going at the Capitol…

Broadband funding varies in the three budget proposals on the table.

Dayton suggests spending $60 million, the Senate $20 million and the House slightly more than $7 million.

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Corporate Scientists Go to Washington

On Earth Day—Saturday, April 22—employees from DSM, an $8 billion Dutch nutrition and materials firm, will hit the streets of Washington, D.C. (among other cities around the world), to celebrate science. 311 more words


AHCA v. ACA Which Healthcare plan will be the best for you?

Healthcare is a difficult subject and one we don’t always comprehend. The United States is one of two countries that doesn’t provide universal healthcare to its citizens and former President Barack Obama has worked significantly to change that. 784 more words


Doppler Labs is working with Senator Elizabeth Warren to deregulate the hearing aid industry

“Hearing is a right for everybody,” Doppler Labs Noah Kraft told me over the phone last week. It’s why his new chief science officer Jim Pitkow is… 520 more words


BiEPAG in EP: The Crisis of Democracy in the Western Balkans - Authoritarianism and EU Stabilitocracy

BRUSSELS – A new BiEPAG (Balkans in Europe Policy Advisory Group) study ‘The Crisis of Democracy in the Western Balkans. Authoritarianism and EU Stabilitocracy’ was presented at a round-table in the European Parliament on Tuesady, March 28. 1,195 more words


Brexit, and an uncertain road for the European Emissions Trading Scheme

Ahead of Theresa May’s announcement to officially trigger Article 50 and begin the Brexit process, Stakeholder Engagement Manager Dr Alex Howe writes about the value of a European scheme that aims to limit and reduce greenhouse gas emissions from more than 12,000 power and manufacturing plants in 31 countries, which together account for around 45% of the EU’s total emissions. 960 more words